RX For Happiness April 4, 2015Posted by nrhatch in Happiness, Life Balance, Mindfulness.
Robert Louis Stevenson penned this prescription for happiness:
Make the best of your circumstances.
No one has everything, and everyone has something of sorrow intermingled with the gladness of life.
The trick is to make the laughter outweigh the tears.
Don’t take yourself too seriously.
Don’t let your neighbor set your standards.
Do the things you enjoy doing, but stay out of debt.
Don’t borrow trouble. Imaginary things are harder to bear than the actual ones.
Since hate poisons the soul, do not cherish enmities and grudges.
Do what you can for those less fortunate than yourself.
Keep busy at something. A very busy person never has time to be unhappy.
Aah . . . that’s better!
And for an extra dose of Happy: